P112 Planning Officer/Senior Planning Officer - Development Management

Employer
Charnwood Borough Council
Location
Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary
Grade E – PO1 (SCP 18 – 32) £24,982 - £35,745 + Essential Car User Allowance
Closing date
20 Aug 2021

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Job Details

Career Graded Post (depending on qualifications and experiences).

Grade E – PO1 (SCP 18 – 32) £24,982 - £35,745 + Essential Car User Allowance

Charnwood is a vibrant borough, with council offices based in Loughborough, Leicestershire. The borough has a mix of market towns as well as attractive conservation villages. Charnwood’s busy Development Management team processes in excess of 2500 planning applications each year of all types, with a vison to improve the economy, quality of life and environment, as set out in our adopted core strategy

The Opportunity

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic, motivated and organised planning professional. This post is career graded to provide opportunities to all professional town planning officers, whether they are at the beginning of their careers  or  experienced and looking for further opportunities and challenges through a caseload  of major and more complex proposals, or mentoring and leadership opportunities. We will also offer you plentiful and varied experience in a key role within our Development Management service and an opportunity to contribute to the emerging local plan and ultimately its implementation, as well as a commitment to your continual professional development.

Who are we looking for?

You will need to be a team player with a positive approach, willing to contribute to the delivery of transformational change and continuous improvement to secure excellent customer service. For officers looking to be appointed at the Senior Planning Officer level these individuals should have significant experience of dealing with a range of planning applications planning applications and appeals.

In return, we offer the following key benefits:

  • Agile working
  • Professional fees paid
  • Onsite parking
  • Subsidised leisure facilities
  • Town Centre & Train Station walking distance to office
  • Leicester, Nottingham & Derby less than 30 mins away

How to Apply

Applications can be submitted online via the Charnwood Borough Council website (www.charnwood.gov.uk/jobs).  For an informal and confidential discussion, please call Jacqueline Jackson on 07595464216 or email [email protected] .

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